Forward Fest Live Stream Event

Wednesday, August 24, 8:30AM – 10:00AM

5 Wisconsin-based women-led businesses gave 5 minute pitches at the Madison Public Library this morning, with Lynx Biosciences winning and walking away with a $5,000 grant. Congratulations!

Doyenne Group, a support network of women entrepreneurs, partnered with 1 Million Cups Madison for this year’s 5x5x5 Pitch Event. 1 Million Cups Madison is a weekly entrepreneurial showcase event featuring startups from across the Greater Madison area. 1 Million Cups Madison is part of the National 1 Million Cups network sponsored by the Kauffman Foundation with chapters organized by local community members.

The application was open for women-led businesses based in Wisconsin, in all industries, to apply to pitch their business during Madison’s Forward Festival, for a chance to be awarded a $5,000 Seed Grant. Businesses could be at all levels of startup phase.

For more information on the businesses presenting and the event sponsors, click here.

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